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Firearms Industry Donates $25,000 to Fraternal Order of Police Foundation in Honor of Fallen Officers

NEWTOWN, Conn. — The National Shooting Sports Foundation® (NSSF®), the trade association for the firearms industry, is honoring the nation’s fallen law enforcement officers by contributing $25,000 to the Fraternal Order of Police (FOP) Foundation. The donation was announced at … Continue reading

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NSSF Declares August National Shooting Sports Month

NEWTOWN, Conn. — There are countless celebration days and months in America, and now the shooting sports have one of their own. The National Shooting Sports Foundation has declared August to be National Shooting Sports Month, a time to celebrate … Continue reading

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NSSF Applauds Interior Deputy Secretary Confirmation

WASHINGTON, D.C. — The National Shooting Sports Foundation (NSSF), the trade association for the firearms, ammunition, hunting and shooting sports industries, today applauded the confirmation of David Bernhardt as the Deputy Secretary of the Interior. A bipartisan majority of the … Continue reading

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Firearms Retailers, Ranges: List Your Events for National Shooting Sports Month

NEWTOWN, Conn. — Shooting ranges and firearms retailers are invited to be part of the first National Shooting Sports Month this August by listing their shooting events, programs and sales promotions at http://www.shootingsportsmonth.org. With a theme of #LetsGoShooting, this coast-to-coast … Continue reading

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Magpul Industries Corp. Named Platinum Sponsor of 2017 Import/Export Conference

NEWTOWN, Conn. – The National Shooting Sports Foundation® (NSSF®), the trade association for the firearms industry, is pleased to announce that Magpul Industries Corp has signed as the Platinum Sponsor of the upcoming 2017 Import/Export Conference. Magpul is an American … Continue reading

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Firearms Industry Economic Impact Rises 168% since 2008

NEWTOWN, Conn. – The total economic impact of the firearms and ammunition industry in the United States increased from $19.1 billion in 2008 to $51.3 billion in 2016, a 168 percent increase, while the total number of full-time equivalent jobs … Continue reading

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NSSF Praises Sen. Mike Crapo’s Introduction of the Hearing Protection Act of 2017

  NEWTOWN, Conn. – The National Shooting Sports Foundation (NSSF), the trade association for the firearms, ammunition, hunting and shooting sports industries, praised Sen. Mike Crapo’s (R-Idaho) introduction of the Hearing Protection Act of 2017 (S. 59). “This legislation will … Continue reading

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NSSF Announces New Shooting Sports Fantasy Camps in Las Vegas

LAS VEGAS–The National Shooting Sports Foundation®(NSSF®) is pleased to announce that registration has opened for its newest Shooting Sports Fantasy Camps, two back-to-back events scheduled for April at the world-class Clark County Shooting Complex in Las Vegas.   Modeled after … Continue reading

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Mike Rowe to Headline 2017 SHOT Show State of the Industry Dinner

NEWTOWN, Conn.-The National Shooting Sports Foundation (NSSF), the trade association for the firearms industry, is pleased to announce that Executive Producer, Narrator, and TV Host Mike Rowewill provide the headlining entertainment for the 2017 SHOT Show State of the Industry … Continue reading

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What to Do with Ammunition Affected by Flood Waters

NSSF and SAAMI Recommend Not Attempting to Salvage or Use Submerged Ammunition NEWTOWN, Conn. – Firearms owners who have seen their stored ammunition submerged by flood waters in areas across the U.S. are probably wondering if that ammunition can be … Continue reading

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AR-15 MAINTENANCE, CLEANING AND FIELD STRIPPING

In the upcoming week or two, we’re going to introduce a few new and interesting tools to help you perform routine cleaning on your shotguns, AR-15 and AR-10. In anticipation of that, we want to present you with this thorough … Continue reading

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NSSF Announces New Online SHOT Show Store

  NEWTOWN, Conn. – The National Shooting Sports Foundation® (NSSF®), the trade association for the firearms industry, is pleased to announce the opening of its all-new SHOT Show Online Store. The store will feature a wide variety of hats, t-shirts, … Continue reading

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Firearms Industry Economic Impact

NEWTOWN, Conn. – The total economic impact of the firearms and ammunition industry in the United States increased from $19.1 billion in 2008 to $49.3 billion in 2015, a 158 percent increase, while the total number of full-time equivalent jobs … Continue reading

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Comedian Bill Engvall to Perform at SHOT Show State of the Industry Dinner

LAS VEGAS — He’s a hunter. He’s a target shooter. He’s one of the top comedians in America today — and among the busiest. He’ll also be our 2015 SHOT Show State of the Industry featured entertainer.The National Shooting Sports … Continue reading

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Otis Technology Becomes NSSF Voting Member

Lyons Falls, NY: Otis Technology is proud to announce that the company was recently approved for Voting Membership status in the National Shooting Sports Foundation (NSSF), the trade association for America’s firearms industry.  In order to become a NSSF Voting … Continue reading

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Jay Leno Cancels His Appearance At SHOT SHOW 2015

  NSSF announced a couple of days ago that comedian and former Tonight Show host, Jay Leno, decided to cancelled his appearance at SHOT SHOW 2015 in Las Vegas. Mr. Leno’s office made this statement regarding the untimely cancellation. “When … Continue reading

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NSSF Working To Help Educators and Law Enforcement With Firearm Safety

  NSSF Offers Firearm Safety Resources to Educators Nationwide, Encourages Dialogue with Law Enforcement on Firearm Safety NEWTOWN, Conn. – The National Shooting Sports Foundation (NSSF) is reminding educators and school administrators of the resources available to talk with students … Continue reading

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Don’t Risk Your Rights GUNVOTE

Election season is upon us and we’d like to do our part to help get out the vote. Elections are won when citizens are engaged and present themselves at the polls to let their voices be heard loudly and clearly. … Continue reading

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Another Huge Success; NSSF SHOT SHOW 2014 Is Done

The work now begins as we capture and summarize the details of what we saw and learned…

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NSSF® Names Las Vegas-based ConvExx as SHOT Show® Management Partner

NEWTOWN, Conn. — After an extensive national search involving the trade show industry’s top management companies, the National Shooting Sports Foundation® (NSSF®) has selected ConvExx as its new SHOT Show® management partner. ConvExx replaces longtime NSSF partner Reed Exhibitions. Based … Continue reading

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NSSF Postpones Shooting Sports Summit

NEWTOWN, Conn. — The National Shooting Sports Foundation’s Shooting Sports Summit, set for June 10-12 in Springfield, Mass., has been postponed to June 9-11, 2014. “We have postponed the Shooting Sports Summit so we can fully focus our resources on … Continue reading

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